French umbrella, 19th century, lace, silk, ivory
French umbrella. Beautiful carved ivory handle and superb silk and lace which has been redone as it was at the time by Parasolerie Hertault, specialist in the restoration of antiques umbrellas and creator of a haute couture umbrellas (http: / /parasolerieheurtault.com/). It measures 33,46 cm long, the umbrella canopy measures around 23,62 inches in diameter. Beautiful vintage lace that reveals the ribs of the umbrella by transparency as it was done at the time.
19th century, circa 1880.